Certificate III in Pathways to Further Study
Pathways to Further Study course details
Course description and aims
Course outcomes and careers
This course provides opportunities for employment requiring a Certificate III
This course articulates into the Certificate IV in Tertiary Preparation.
Depending on the units completed, this course:
- may satisfy pre-requisite requirements for further study at tertiary level
- will provide skills and knowledge for vocational study at Certificate IV
This course is intended to provide learners with the following educational and
vocational outcomes at Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) Level 3:
- foundation skills for further study and work (reading, writing, learning,
oral communication and numeracy) aligning to Levels 3 and 4 of the
Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF)
- opportunities for employment requiring a Certificate III level
- a pathway to, and articulation into, a recognised tertiary entry
qualification: the CIV in Tertiary Preparation.
Enrol at any location
Attend the following information session to meet with the teaching staff, discuss the course and get more information about enrolment and next steps.
Must attend a compulsory information session on Tuesday 20 June at 10:00am in at Randwick College, Main Campus, Corner of Darley Road & King Street, Randwick, Building A, Room A 113.
You will need to attend approximately 18 hours of class a week over 5 days per week. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look is: Monday to Friday; 9:00am to 5:30pm depending on the subjects selected as per timetable.
To apply for this course you must meet the Smart and Skilled eligibility criteria: http://sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled
UNIQUE STUDENT IDENTIFIER (USI)
Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Create one and add Sydney TAFE to your account via the Manage Permissions page (code: 90003, name: TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute).
Create your USI: https://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi
Find out more about applying and enrolling: http://sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/applying-and-enrolling
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to Sydney TAFE and the government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.
The fee category that will apply to you depends on your eligibility and your individual circumstances. Your fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.
For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled.
PAYMENT OPTIONS AND ASSISTANCE
Instalment payment options are available for this course. For more information, see http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/fees-and-charges
Find out more about financial assistance http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/financial-assistance
You must have a Scientific calculator and closed footware for Science classes.
Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.
Find out more about recognition: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/recognition
Students must have ROSA, completed year 10 or equivalent .
|Number||Subject name||Nominal hours|
|NSWTMTH308||Apply introductory mathematical concepts and skills||72|
|NSWTEGL301||Apply language and learning skills||72|
|NSWTMTH309||Apply mathematical skills for further study||72|
|NSWTTMW301B||Apply team participation skills||20|
|NSWTLRN201B||Develop and implement plan for education and employment||20|
|NSWTLRN202B||Devise strategies for own learning||6|
|NSWTHMN302||Examine issues in contemporary Australian society||72|
|NSWTHMN303||Investigate Australia's Asia Pacific relations||72|
|NSWTSCN312||Investigate biological processes||80|
|NSWTSCN307||Investigate physics concepts||80|
|NSWTSCN308||Investigate the chemical nature of matter||80|
|NSWTSPG303B||Prepare and deliver a formal presentation||20|
|NSWTLRN401||Research for specific purposes||20|
|NSWTMTH307||Use mathematics to solve a range of problems||72|